Author Archives: Olivia beheler

April is National Car Care Month

Car Care Month April is National Car Care Month. Two months out of the year bring attention to how important taking care of your car is. These two months, one which falls in the spring, April, and fall car care month being October. When April comes around that means winter is coming to an end. […]

What Happens When You Put Diesel Fuel In Your Gas Tank?

Accidentally putting diesel fuel into your gas car can send you to an immediate state of panic. However, this is a rare occurrence because of the different size nozzles. But yet some people still figure out how to do it and it can be catastrophic to your engine. Diesel vs. Gasoline Diesel and gasoline operate […]

Should You Buy a Car That’s Been in an Accident?

Buying a car with an accident can be a gamble.  Tools like CARFAX and AutoCheck make it easy to tell if the car has been in an accident.  However, before purchasing it is still a good idea to have the car inspected.  There are also a few things you need to consider before buying a […]

The Life and Death Scam of Airbag Fraud

Airbag Scams Airbags are designed to possibly save your life in the event of an accident.  Many people are learning that their airbags may not have been properly repaired or replaced from a previous accident.   Mechanics could have potentially repaired the car with used airbags, counterfeit airbags, or not even installed an airbag at all.  […]

Why You Should NEVER Drive With Your Tank on E!

We all know that one person who drives around with their gas light on for miles.  Just to see how low they can get it before they need to stop for gas.  Did you know this is actually bad for your car?  According to surveys, two million drivers say they let their tank get so […]

Investigating Chop Shops: Do They Really Get Away With It?

Secret Life of Car Thieves Did you know in 2016 there was 765,484 car thefts in the United States, according to the U.S. Department of Justice. That is a 7.4% increase over 2015.  Watch out if you drive a Honda.  A thieves’ car of choice is oddly enough an Accord or Civic.  Ranking number one […]

Winter/ Snow Tires vs. All Season Tires: Which Should You Use?

Winter/ Snow Tires

How do I know which tires are for me? This time of year, this can be a big debate in some households.  However, depending on what your typical winters conditions are like, you may not necessarily need to switch your tires. There is a good chance, that your car has all season tires currently on […]

Do You Know the Difference Between Synthetic and Conventional Oil?

Synthetic vs. Conventional Oil

Synthetic vs. Conventional Oil Do you remember the last time you walked in to get your oil changed and they asked synthetic or conventional and you had no idea what that meant? Well I’m here to tell you what the difference is. First off neither is less harmful to the environment. Conventional is derived from […]

Are Nitrogen Filled Tires Really Worth the Extra Cost?

Nitrogen Filled

Nitrogen vs. Air Nitrogen or air? Seems to be a very popular topic now when talking about tires. If you don’t know which one to use, you’re not alone. Nitrogen filled tires are becoming much more popular these days but does it really offer any more benefits to the tire performance? We’re going to take […]

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